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i want to purchase a webcam to send to my brother basically for skype. can anyone give me a suggestion of which one to buy . there are a lot and i'm getting confused. i want good picture and sound quality but not spending a fortune
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If you have a Mac (which I presume you do because you're on a Mac forum), you probably already have a webcam. It will work with Skype just fine.
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If you have a Mac (which I presume you do because you're on a Mac forum), you probably already have a webcam. It will work with Skype just fine.
Yes...but the OP wants to get a webcam for their brother who may or may not have a Macintosh...and if the brother does have a Macintosh...it could be an older Mac (before built-in webcams)...or they might be lucky enough to have a Mac Pro.

Just some possibilities the OP didn't tell us,

- Nick

- Computer slow, too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
- Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some speedup tips: Speedup
- Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
- Apple Battery Info. Battery
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oh, i'm sorry, didn't mention that my brother does not have a mac.....
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Give the site a look. Logitech ? Webcams, headsets and Logitech Vid ? for easy video calling and HD clarity
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